Inside USDA Rural Development Colorado with Director Sallie Clark…

The BARN – Briggsdale, CO – November 7, 2019 – Joining the Colorado Ag News Network and FarmCast Radio is USDA Rural Development Colorado Director Sallie Clark discussing several issues including:

  • Rural Infrastructure Project Funding (Trinidad, Leadville & Canon City)
  • Rural Water & Wastewater Project Funding  (The Stage Run Homeowners Association Inc, Towns of Antonito, Peetz, Estes Park & Wiggins)
  • Rural Electric Infrastructure Improvements funding (High West Energy Inc.)
  • CO Spring Fire Recovery Grants  (Costilla County)
  • Pending Distance Learning & Telemedicine project Updates
  • A look ahead to 2020
  • Final thoughts & more


USDA Rural Development provides loans and grants to help expand economic opportunities and create jobs in rural areas. This assistance supports infrastructure improvements; business development; housing; community facilities such as schools, public safety and health care; and high-speed internet access in rural areas. For more information, visit or follow @RD_Colorado on Twitter!

By Tucker Allmer - The BARN

Tucker Allmer & the BARN are members of the National Association of Farm Broadcasting (NAFB), the Colorado FFA Foundation, the Colorado 4H Foundation, the Colorado Farm Show Marketing Committee, 1867 Club Board Member, Denver Ag & Livestock Club Member, the Weld County Fair Board, the Briggsdale FFA Advisory Council, Briggsdale 4H Club Beef Leader & Founder / Coordinator of the Briggsdale Classic Open Jackpot Show.

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